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Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers and Local Incentives and Responses: The Case of Indonesia

Lewis, Blane D.; Smoke, Paul


Indonesian policymakers are convinced that a number of perverse incentives are embedded in their system of intergovernmental transfers. Officials in countries throughout the developing world have similar views about their own intergovernmental frameworks. In Indonesia, perverse incentives are thought to negatively influence a wide range of local government fiscal behaviours, including as regards own-source revenues, spending and savings. An empirical analysis of the local government response to...[Show more]

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Date published: 2017-02-14
Type: Journal article
Source: Fiscal Studies
DOI: 10.1111/1475-5890.12080


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